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Self-less

One of the most tragic afflictions of our time is selfishness or being self-focused.  The look at me, make sure I have more than others, constantly assessing my place compared to others and then determining my own value based on … Continue reading

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Living Faith

What does it mean to live out our faith?  What does it look like?  Questions like these make me and others stumble often…as if there is one way and only one way to be a person of faith and if … Continue reading

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Prayer

Growing up prayer was about being able to memorize the lines of the Lord’s prayer, however, there wasn’t much talk about or at least I don’t remember hearing about the meaning of what we were saying and I don’t believe … Continue reading

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Servant Leadership

I have been doing some reflection on this phrase and what it is all about.  In my faith journey I have learned that Jesus while on earth was a servant leader.  He set the example for others, he was willing … Continue reading

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Each Has A Purpose

The makeup of a car engine has many different parts and all the parts work together to create a properly running engine.  The slightest malfunction of one part may stop an engine from running completely or will at the very … Continue reading

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Peace Of Christ

Each day can be filled with ups and downs, depending on where you focus your thoughts and your energy, a day can feel like quite a roller-coaster ride.  At the end of a day like this we are exhausted, tired … Continue reading

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Strength Of Character

When one describes the character of a person they talk about a list of elements that are a combination of a person’s behaviors and attitude.  I have often heard statements like ‘well this is just who I am’ or ‘that … Continue reading

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Grace

To the Christian this is the free and unearned favor of God shown to us by the sacrifice Jesus endured to save us and it continues in the many blessings we have in our daily lives.  Too often I get … Continue reading

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Free Will

We have been given a gift, a gift we take for granted far too often…free will.  We are not designed to be robots that only perform a certain way when given appropriate commands…think ‘voice remote’ or talking to your phone.  … Continue reading

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Share

One of the simplest ways to show love to others is to share.  Share your time, share your ability to listen, share your ability to serve, share anything that you have been blessed with in abundance.  The world is filled … Continue reading

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